Bakery Operator Skidegate BC (Full Time)


Federated Co-operatives Limited
Skidegate, BC

Co:op: Haida Gwaii Co-op

Location: Skidegate, BC

Haida Gwaii Co-op invites applications for the position of Full Time Bakery Operator to join our team at our new location in Skidegate, BC.

Haida Gwaii Co-op is part of the Co-operative Retailing System (CRS), a unique, multi-billion dollar organization based on the fundamental principles of co-operation. It is comprised of a network of approximately 170 autonomous retail co-operatives across Western Canada along with their branch operations, and Federated Co-operatives Limited (FCL). FCL is the wholesaling/manufacturing arm of the CRS, which provides the retail co-ops with a range of products and services.

The Bakery Operator will actively contribute to the effective operation of the Bakery Department to ensure the desired sales and margins are achieved and expenses controlled by regularly monitoring team functions and operational results, identifying area of concern or opportunity and taking actions to implement solutions.

Reporting to the Store Manager, responsibilities for this position include the following:

1. Providing exceptional Guest Service
2. Directing team members tasks and responsibilities
3. Driving sales, margins and appropriate inventory levels
4. Ensuring merchandising, programs execution, production standards and health and safety standards are maintained
5. Timely completion of department financial administration
6. Contribute to the team in living the corporate values of Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork and Responsibility


  • Retail experience an asset
  • Baker certification or commercial baking experience
  • Food safety experience
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word and the ability to manage computer files
  • Effective planning, organizational skills
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Motivation and ability to work in a busy environment
  • Flexible availability, early mornings, afternoons, early evenings, Monday- Sunday

**Please note the anticipated start date for this role will be in June/July 2019.

Haida Gwaii Co-op is committed to a diverse and supportive working environment based on our Core Values of Service, Integrity and Teamwork. We offer:

  • a competitive salary
  • a comprehensive benefits package including Extended Health, Dental, Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Employer Matched Pension Plan (6%)
  • Opportunities for further development and advancement
  • Tuition Reimbursement (75% upon successful completion of an approved course)

This is a permanent position that requires relocation to Haida Gwaii, BC.

West coast living on the “Edge of the World” – Where the western world ends, Haida Gwaii begins. Located 93 nautical miles off the B.C coast, the islands of Haida Gwaii are renowned for their unique Haida culture, offer small community living, and are globally recognized for their supernatural beauty and some of Canada’s best adventures. For more information on life in Haida Gwaii visit:
If you feel this role would be a great fit with your skills and experience, embrace the possibilities of a challenging and rewarding career opportunity and appreciate community, connection and access to a lifestyle afforded by our natural surroundings, we look forward to having you on our team!

Please submit a detailed resume and cover letter in confidence to:

Len Labossiere, General Manager
Box 190
Masset, BC V0T 1M0

Any current CRS team members interested in applying for the position are asked to approach their manager and express their intention before submitting their resume and application.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected to continue in the selection process will be contacted.

Please Apply Online or submit a detailed resumé in confidence on or before June 03, 2019 to:

Len Labossiere
Box 190
Masset, BC, V0T 1M0